Vikram Kapoor is a graduate student in the Environmental Engineering and Science Program at the University of Cincinnati. He received a B.S degree in Biotechnology at the Jaypee Institute of Information Technology in India. His research interests include application of molecular tools for microbial source tracking in watersheds. Currently he is working on a project to design an efficient microbial source tracking and evaluation program for the Duck Creek watershed in Hamilton County, Cincinnati, Ohio. Kapoor is also involved in other projects such as the removal of antibiotics from water using nano-engineered protein vesicles.